Tuesday 30th May 2017,
Fairview Township Police Department

Robbery

Armed Robbery at Motel

Armed Robbery at Motel

On April 18, 2017 at approximately 5:02 am the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to the Motel 6 at 200 Commerce Drive for a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred.  A subject walked into the lobby of the Motel 6, displayed a gun and demanded money.  The subject then fled the [...]

April 18, 2017 dholland News Release, Robbery, Theft Comments Off

Pizza Shop Robber Arrested

Pizza Shop Robber Arrested

At 9:00 pm on Thursday February 4th, police were called to the 601 Pizzeria located at 601 Old York Road, Etters, for a report of an armed robbery that just occurred.  The shop owner was preparing to close when a white male armed with a handgun came in and demanded money from the cash register.  [...]

February 5, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Police Seek Help in Identifying Robbery Suspects

Police Seek Help in Identifying Robbery Suspects

On August 9, 2015 at 0447 hours Fairview Township Police were dispatched to an armed robbery at the Best Western Inn and Suites, located at 702 Limekiln Road, New Cumberland.  Two men entered the hotel with their faces covered.  One male pointed a pistol at the clerk, jumped the counter and escorted her to a [...]

August 14, 2015 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Robbery, Theft Comments Off

Police Solve Attempted Hotel Robbery

Police Solve Attempted Hotel Robbery

On June 2, 2015 at approximately 1:18 a.m., the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to an attempted robbery at the Comfort Inn located in the 100 block of Limekiln Road, New Cumberland. A white male entered the hotel and demanded all the money in the clerk’s drawer. When the clerk showed him an empty [...]

June 2, 2015 dholland Arrest, Robbery Comments Off

Etters Man Arrested for Unimart Robbery

Etters Man Arrested for Unimart Robbery

Fairview Township Police arrested 49-yr old Edwin J. Wintermyers from 700 Salem Road, Etters, for the robbery that occurred two days ago at the Unimart located at 658 Wyndemere Road, Lewisberry. Around 8:00 PM on February 10th, police allege that Wintermyers entered the Unimart, punched the clerk, and left the store with several hundred dollars [...]

February 12, 2015 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Police Investigating Armed Robbery

Police Investigating Armed Robbery

On February 10, 2015 at approximately 8:00 pm the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to a report of a robbery that just occurred at the Uni Mart in the 600 block of Wyndamere Road. The suspect is a black male who was wearing a black coat, a knit type hat and glasses.  He entered [...]

February 11, 2015 dholland Robbery, Theft Comments Off

Police Make Arrest in Motel Robbery

Police Make Arrest in Motel Robbery

On November 19th, police arrested 23-yr old Matthew W. Cawthern from the 200 blk of Shauffnertown Road, New Cumberland, for the armed robbery of the Motel 6. Around 7:40 pm on Sunday November 16th, Fairview Township Police were called to the Motel 6, 200 Commerce Drive, New Cumberland, for a robbery that just occurred. The [...]

November 19, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Motel Clerk Robbed at Gunpoint

Motel Clerk Robbed at Gunpoint

Around 7:40 pm on Sunday November 16th, Fairview Township Police were called to the Motel 6, 200 Commerce Drive, New Cumberland, for a robbery that just occurred. The clerk advised that a male wearing a mask and armed with a handgun jumped the counter and removed cash from the case drawer. Anyone with information on [...]

November 17, 2014 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Man Robbed in Motel Room

Man Robbed in Motel Room

Around 2:00 am on October 2nd, Fairview Township Police received a call for a robbery that occurred at the Harrisburg West Inn, located in the 100blk of Limekiln Road, New Cumberland. According to the maintenance manager, there was a knock on his room door. When he answered, two black females came into the room and [...]

October 2, 2014 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Michael Benson Charged in Robbery

Michael Benson Charged in Robbery

On September 18th, Fairview Township Police charged 25-yr old Michael W. Benson, formerly of New Cumberland, with one count of Robbery. Benson is accused of entering the Hess Express on Limekiln Road with a handgun on August 3rd shortly after 11 p.m. where he demanded money from the clerk. Similar robberies occurred in other jurisdictions, [...]

September 19, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, Robbery Comments Off